[kde-freebsd] xorg 7.2, gcc 4.2, -current

Wes Morgan morganw at chemikals.org
Mon May 21 02:59:10 CEST 2007

On Sun, 20 May 2007, Wes Morgan wrote:

> Has anyone running -current upgraded to xorg 7.2 and reinstalled kde 
> successfully? I've now rebuilt my entire ports tree and have not been able to 
> find a problem. My CFLAGS are the same as they have been for ages...
> The error is with "start_kdeinit" and "kgrantpty" (maybe more problems that I 
> have yet to see actually) as seen below (ignore the strange device, I ran 
> startkde from within fvwm2):

I think I've tracked the error down... libtool is using "-pie" during the 
build, which the freebsd can't handle yet. Ugh. Anyone know how to stop 
this from happening?

> startkde: Starting up...
> start_kdeinit: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
> startkde: Could not start kdeinit. Check your installation.
> kdeinit: Shutting down running client.
> kbuildsycoca running...
> DCOP Cleaning up dead connections.
> kwin: unable to claim manager selection, another wm running? (try using 
> --replace)
> /usr/local/bin/kgrantpty: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
> kdecore (KProcess): WARNING: chownpty failed for device 
> /dev/ptyp6::/dev/ttyp6
> This means the communication can be eavesdropped.

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